Table 2.

Treatment parameters for 726 patients initiating therapy with INHD and their hemodialysis prescriptions during the immediate period before converting from CHD

Treatment Parameters (Mean [SD] or Percent)In-Center Chronic Hemodialysis
NocturnalPrior Conventional
Time (min)471 (31)226 (28)
Blood flow rate (ml/min)313 (77)380 (69)
Dialysate flow rate (ml/min)498 (143)632 (135)
Dialyzer surface area (%)
 1.5 m26846
 1.8 m22741
 2.0 m246
Other dialyzers0.47.6